The Russian President made the comments at a press conference after he was asked about a monument to Stalin being put up in Moscow
David Cameron has revealed he would like some 'squidgy tennis balls' and 'peace and quiet' for Christmas, but said that only one can be a guarantee (despite MPs’ 17-day break)
MPs fiddled their expenses as a “displacement activity” because Parliament had become irrelevant and ineffective, Commons Speaker John Bercow has said.
Ed Miliband defends Labour's dealing with bank and Mr Flowers, saying party acted with 'utmost integrity'
Sketch: Witnessing the horrifying spectacle in the gallery was Birgitte Hjort Sorensen from Borgen
Ed Miliband only wants shadow ministers who “literally read from the [Labour Party] script” in the run-up to the general election, his former shadow Health minister said.
72-year-old to quit after serving as MP for North East Fife since 1987
Defunct agency now replaced by the NCA ‘sat on’ evidence of blue-chip hacking for seven years
Typical household would save £120 and an average business £1,800 over the 20-month period
The British government will be "held to ransom" by US and UK contractors if the Defence Secretary, Philip Hammond, pushes through with far-reaching departmental reforms, union leaders have warned.
View From The Sofa: Pointless Celebrities BBC1
The monstrously successful Jurassic Park series is to be brought back to life (again). Universal Pictures are planning another instalment of dinosaur-based carnage in the fourth sequel, Jurassic World, which will premiere in 2015.
No plot details have been announced at this stage (though the new film will show in 3D), and this blank slate has encouraged us to get in early with a few suggestions for any reading Hollywood executives (you're welcome, Mr Spielberg). Please leave more ideas in the comments - but keep it bitey, and no totally implausible pseudo-science.
How’s he doing?
Peter Fincham, ITV’s director of television, today declined to say whether he would be returning the £500,000 pay off he received on resigning from the BBC and said that ITV’s sensational expose of Jimmy Savile last year “was not a programme about the BBC”.
There is an answer, but nobody paid enough attention to find it
Controversial scheme at Oakwood prison could be extended